The Village of Howard Fire/Rescue Department (HFR) is always looking to increase membership. It doesn’t matter if you are a veteran firefighter looking for a new challenge or if you have no public safety experience; there is room for you here at HFR. Joining HFR is a great way to support the local community and keep you, your family, and your neighbors safe. We welcome people of any age and from diverse backgrounds. The personal skills and experiences you bring to the department can make the difference on many emergency scenes. If you have ever thought about becoming a firefighter, now is your chance to make it happen.
Our Mission Statement is: "The Village of Howard Fire/Rescue Department is dedicated to consistently providing superior emergency, safety, and educational services for our customers. The department will constantly strive to gain and hold the respect and loyalty of our stake holders.”
HFR accepts applications all year long for Paid-On-Call Firefighter. HFR not only serves the Village of Howard but is part of the Packerland Fire District, assisting Suamico and Pulaski with their emergency incidents. All firefighters respond to a variety of calls, including vehicle accidents, structure fires, water rescues, medical emergencies, and more. We provide thorough and intense training programs that will prepare you for these emergency responses. Become part of a group of men and women who have made a solemn commitment to help their friends, family and neighbors when called upon. Become a Howard Fire Rescue firefighter!